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Facebook Login Implementation Using Nodejs and Express

Facebook Login is widely used as an authentication module on websites. Instead of asking user manual details such as email and password and then verify them, it’s better to use already verified user details.

In this article, we are going to learn and implement a Facebook Login System using Nodejs and ExpressJS. You can download the code by clicking the button below.


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Creating Facebook App:

Very first thing you going to need is AppID and AppSecret from Facebook App. Please go to Facebook Developers and create your …

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Ajax file upload in Node.js

We all love Ajax, don’t we? And there is an obvious reason. Ajax is great for user experience. In this tutorial, I am going to build an application using Node.js that will let the user upload files using Ajax instead of conventional upload that requires a browser refresh action to see the change.

Recommended read : File uploads using node.js Our application :

I am going to develop the same application as I have done in the last tutorial with some additional code changes which make it asynchronous or Ajax.

#1 : Handling global …

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Session Management in Nodejs Using Redis as Session Store

We have covered session management in ExpressJs using global variable technique which of course will not work in case of shared server or concurrent execution of http requests which is most familiar production scenario.

Codeforgeek readers requested to provide solution for these issue and the optimal one is to use external session storage which is not dependent on application requests, answer is Redis cause this is the light weight and easy to use NoSQL database.

In this tutorial i am going to explain how to design and code session oriented express web applications by using Redis as external session storage.


To get familiar with Session handling in ExpressJS I recommend to read our first article …

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Node.js MySQL Tutorial

Node.js and MySQL is one of the necessary binding needed for any web application. MySQL is one of the most popular open source database in world and efficient as well. Almost every popular programming language like Java or PHP provides driver to access and perform operations with MySQL.

In this tutorial i am trying to cover code for learning and code for production. So if you know this already and looking for ready made code for production. Click here to jump there directly.


Node.js is rich with number of popular packages registered at package registry called …

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How to Manage Session using Node.js and Express

Session handling in any web application is very important and is a must-have feature, without it, we won’t be able to track user and it’s activity.

In this article, I am going to teach you how to handle Session in Node.js. We will use express as a framework and various other modules such as body-parser to handle form data.


At the time of writing article, the latest version of Express is 4.16.4.

What we are buiding

To demonstrate Session handling in Node, I have developed a basic Log-in and log-out System. In this User can log-in by providing their email, and that email will be used for further Session tracking. Once User log-out, Session will be destroyed and User will be redirected to home page.

Creating Node …

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HTML5 Push Notification System Using Nodejs MySQL

Real-time web/mobile application is becoming popular day by day. Services like Firebase and Pusher provides API’s and Services to develop effective real-time notification system for your mobile and web apps.

We are not going to use these Services in this post; instead, we will develop an application that pops up notification on a particular event – Say a new comment added on Post. For notification, we will use Chrome desktop notification and for real-time communication –

I have already covered desktop notification here and tutorial here.

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Level of the …

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